Nothing beats the taste of fresh, homemade ice cream. Try our old fashioned strawberry ice cream recipe for a heavenly taste! Ingredients:

  • 1 cup heavy cream (30-40% fat)
  • 2 beaten egg yolks
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 tablespoons of water
  • 2 cups of milk
  • 2 tablespoons of flour
  • 2 cups of crushed strawberries


Make a custard by scalding the milk, then mix together the flour and water to make a paste, then add to the scalded milk stirring continually. Once thickened cook in a double boiler for 15 minutes, add the sugar and egg yolks then cook for another 2 minutes. Strain the custard through a sieve then put into the fridge until its cold. Once cold, add the vanilla and cream then partially freeze before adding the strawberries, then freeze completely.

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Article Posted: August 16, 2013



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